Maumee

Maumee Uptown Business Owners And Local Residents React To Proposal To Slow Traffic Flow On Conant Street

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — A new plan that calls for calming Conant Street traffic while advocating a pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly streetscape with ample sidewalks and additional parking has been well-received by local business owners. “I think it’s great,” said Margo Puffenburger, who helped found Clear Vision 4 Maumee (CV4M), …

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St. Luke’s Hospital Merger With McLaren Health Is Official

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — The name of St. Luke’s Hospital has changed to McLaren St. Luke’s, marking the official merger between the local hospital and McLaren Health Care – a hospital network comprising 15 hospitals and 28,000 full-time, part-time and contracted employees and more than 90,000 network providers throughout …

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New Traffic Proposal Presented To Uptown Business Owners

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — According to Maumee city administrator Patrick Burtch, understanding customers and creating an appealing business environment are key components in today’s business market. “We are evolving and going back to smaller businesses that are located in urban spaces where we want to do business, so it …

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Monte’s Bids Farewell After 117 Years In Uptown Maumee

BY KAREN GERHARDINGER | MIRROR REPORTER — When Samuel Clouse built the two-story commercial structure at 111 W. Wayne St., his customers still arrived on foot or by horse-drawn wagon.  Monte’s, named for Samuel’s son, opened as a hardware store in Maumee’s commercial district in 1903.  “One hundred and seventeen years. That’s quite …

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Maumee City Schools Earns Strong Bond Rating

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — Maumee City Schools received an AA- bond rating from the Standard & Poor’s credit rating agency. The score has allowed the Maumee school district to sell debt at a lower interest rate, which will put a few dollars back into the pockets of residents who …

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Area Police Officers Take Up Torch For Good Cause

BY NANCY GAGNET | MIRROR REPORTER — As they say in Hollywood, “The show must go on.” Several Maumee police officers joined officers from other agencies to take part in the Ohio Law Enforcement Torch Run, which benefits Special Olympics. Even though the Ohio State summer games were canceled this year due …

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